Tag Archives: PBA

Scottie Thompson

Ginebra’s Thompson shares ‘How To Be Like Scottie’

Ginebra shooting guard Scottie “The Hustle Man” Thompson knows a thing or two about working his way to the top. At 24 years old, he is playing for one of the country’s most loved basketball teams and is already making a mark that he’s been dubbed one of the PBA’s fastest rising stars.

Justin Brownlee (photo by Peter Paul Baltazar)

Is it time for Ginebra to bring back Brownlee?

Renaldo Balkman got his wish to redeem himself with the San Miguel Beermen, replacing an ineffective Troy Gillenwater. For those who have been following the PBA drama, this was a foregone conclusion.

Eric Camson of Kia Picanto drives in against Raymond Almazan of the Rain or Shine Elasto Painters (photo by Peter Baltazar)

PBA: Kia Picanto adopting familiar UP Fighting Maroon Spirit

Kia Picanto finally got on the win column, ironically also the first win for head coach Ricky Dandan as far as being a PBA coach is concerned.

Chris Ross and Yeng Guiao (photo by Peter Baltazar)

PBA: How the Guiao-Ross incident could have been avoided

San Miguel Beer ran away with another win, this time at the expense of the NLEX Road Warriors. However, the showdown had anxious moments with several incidents that added a bit of color.

Ginebra coach Tim Cone (photo by Peter Paul Baltazar)

Can Tim Cone handle two coaching jobs?

The DLSU Green Archers start their search for Aldin Ayo’s successor and the list includes the name of Ginebra Head Coach Tim Cone.

Carlo Lastimosa (#9) drives against Chris Ross of San Miguel Beer (PBA Images)

PBA: Tail-enders could use some offensive sock from shunned stars

With the PBA all set to unfurl its 43rd season, teams have opted to go with younger talent. Plenty of veteran names were left out in the cold though some teams could still put them to good use.

Ginebra coach Tim Cone (photo by Peter Paul Baltazar)

PBA: Will Ginebra consider signing free agents?

The PBA is all set to open its 43rd season, and there are a lot of names struck out of the list. Among the notable names include Chris Ellis, Gary David, Denok Miranda and Mac Cardona.

Globalport team governor Mikee Romero (photo by Peter Paul Baltazar)

5 out-of-town games banner PBA PH Cup

Cities familiar to PBA fans will once again stage games, while Iloilo City and Dumaguete will get their own dose of PBA action as the Philippine Cup schedule for 2018 was released on Friday, two days before the official start.


Jeron Teng (photo by Peter Paul Baltazar)

PBA: Jeron Teng needs sweet sniping to survive with Aces

Jeron Teng, the bull-strong former DLSU Green Archer who once scored 104 points in a high school game, will need to develop an outside shot if he is to last long in the PBA.

Chris Ross goes in for a layup. (photo by Peter Paul Baltazar)

PBA: Can Ginebra dethrone San Miguel Beer?

Riding on the momentum of winning back-to-back PBA Governors Cup titles, the Barangay Ginebra Gin Kings try to make it two-in-a-row with the PBA Philippine Cup set to open on Dec. 17.